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1132 Ski Run Blvd, CA 96150-8511
+1 530-544-6544
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11:00 - 21:00
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South Lake Tahoe, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have many friends with special diets, plus we prefer to eat healthier without losing taste. This restaurant somehow manages to do this beautifully...never disappoints! And it's a really warm & inviting atmosphere (love the fireplace on these cold days!). The cost is really reasonable and the service is great. All-in-all, it's our favorite in South Lake Tahoe.

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Thank Sheri F
New York
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63 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to this restaurant upon a recommendation and while we weren't disappointed[ necessarily, we weren't wowed either. It was mid-priced, mid-level food. The server was very nice and attentive but I think we were all hoping for a little more. Maybe the food in Tahoe isn't top notch--it does seem that most places are casual with basic choices, more... More 

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Hallandale Beach, Florida
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

To start, the service and atmosphere were inviting! We enjoyed everything we ordered! The salads, soups, pastas dishes, special burgers were prepared to your liking! Great portion sizes too! Nice relaxing music tunes while enjoying your dinner! Visited twice during our recent stay in South Lake Tahoe.

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Thank Bernard C
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Great lunch experience. Artichoke heart soup was wonderful. Grilled salmon salad was fresh. Fish and chips was excellent. Sweet potato cheesecake was the best ever.

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Thank Steve D
Knoxville, Tennessee
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448 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Cozy quaint small place with a diverse and interesting menu. To begin with, our waitress was really friendly, warm and helpful! I am the vegan/vegetarian in our group and she pointed me to several wonderful items on the menu. The coconut crusted tofu appetizer was delicious as were the beer battered deep fried pickles. I ordered the vegetable napoleon and... More 

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Swanmore, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch here after arriving for a few days skiing in heavenly. The service was great, the atmosphere was cozy and comfortable with a real fire to keep you warm. A simple cafe menu but all beautifully executed. Great for lunch and highly recommended

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Thank David B
El Dorado Hills, CA
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Fantastic local's restaurant, that deserves far better than it's current Top-30 ranking on Tripadvisor. Quinoa & beet salad was perfection. Sweet potato fries excellent. Chipotle aioli was spot on. Beef burger w/ bacon & avocado was very good, even if the chef missed medium-rare & delivered medium-well patty. If you're picky about your meat, you'd do well to repeat your... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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106 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

They achieve their goal here! Whether it be pulled pork or vegan the food is high vibrational and nurturing. Locals and visitors benefit. Really satisfying!

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Locally owned, great food, great service! Love coming here with friends and colleges for a glass of wine, lunch or dinner. The owners and staff welcome you as if you are family. Love this restaurant ❤

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I wish we had found this place earlier in our stay. The cafe serves simple, tasty food and lovely coffee at very reasonable prices. Plus, you feel under no pressure to eat up and go, like you do at many of the establishments in the 'village'. We had a lovely prosciutto pizza to share (plenty for 2).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Cuisine
European, American, Healthy, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1132 Ski Run Blvd, CA 96150-8511
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-6544
Description
The Blue Angel Cafe & Catering Co. features fresh, innovative food from around the world and we hope you stop in to sample our eclectic menu and enjoy our cozy atmosphere. We have a beer, wine and espresso bar to complement our menu. Come sit by the fire after a day of skiing, or bring the dog by for a beer in our summer garden after a Tahoe hike. Recently celebrating our 10 year anniversary, we have come to be a favorite among visitors and locals alike. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?